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Fastest Finger First Gets 3rd Stage Play

posted on 2020-09-05 19:00 EDT by Jennifer Sherman

Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee Creator Draws Poster for Closet Film

posted on 2020-09-06 13:45 EDT by Choo Sum Lee

Live-Action Way of the Househusband Casts Yūki Furukawa as Tatsuki Sakai

posted on 2020-09-08 11:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Hiroshi Tamaki, Haruna Kawaguchi star in fall series about yakuza-turned-househusband

Hideo Yamamoto’s Homunculus Manga Gets Live-Action Film in 2021

posted on 2020-09-10 08:52 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Ichi the Killer creator’s psychological horror series ran from 2003-2011

Hoshin Engi Manga Gets 2nd Stage Musical in October

posted on 2020-09-11 11:42 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Musical to run in Tokyo from October 23-November 2, in Osaka from November 6-8

Mayu Murata’s Honey Lemon Soda Manga Gets Live-Action Film

posted on 2020-09-12 02:45 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Snow Man idol group member Raul stars in film slated for summer 2021

Deadline Entertainment Website Lists Hollywood Gantz Adaptation

posted on 2020-09-13 09:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Website lists Sony Pictures, scriptwriter/producer Marc Guggenheim as working on project

Live-Action Way of the Househusband Show Casts Tina Tamashiro as Original Character

posted on 2020-09-14 01:59 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Tamashiro plays college student, part-time cafe waitress Yukari Ōmae in October show

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Live-Action The Night Beyond the Tricornered Window Film to Open on January 22

posted on 2020-09-14 03:04 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Film based on boys-love manga was delayed from October 30 due to COVID-19

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Live-Action Crash Bandicoot Is Back From the 90s to Terrify Audiences Again for Crash Bandicoot 4 in Japan

September 14, 2020 4:45am CDT
At least he isn’t screaming at Nintendo this time

Saiyuki Manga Gets New Musical in February

posted on 2020-09-15 01:45 EDT by Alex Mateo
Hiroki Suzuki, Taizō Shiina star in Saiyuki Kageki-den -Sunrise- musical running in Osaka, Tokyo

Live-Action Way of the Househusband Show Introduces Original Daughter Character

posted on 2020-09-16 00:02 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
October show casts Tamaki Shiratori as daughter Himawari, posts ‘family photo’

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Live-Action 1/100,000 Film’s Trailer Reveals, Previews Theme Song

posted on 2020-09-16 00:47 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
GENERATIONS from EXILE TRIBE performs theme song “Star Traveling” for November 27 film

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Crunchyroll Adds Live-Action Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories

September 16, 2020 12:00pm CDT
Series goes live starting with episodes one and two today

Live-Action Tokyo Revengers Film Casts Gordon Maeda, Hiroya Shimizu

posted on 2020-09-17 04:48 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Kazuki Horike, Yoshiki Minato also join film’s cast

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‘HiGH&LOW The Worst’ Crossover Film Gets Live-Action Sequel Show

posted on 2020-09-17 22:26 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
6-episode spinoff, about delinquents uncovering their time capsule, premieres on November 19

Live-Action Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken! Film’s 2nd Trailer Shows Club’s Antics

posted on 2020-09-18 01:27 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film opens in Japan next week

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Fate/Grand Order THE STAGE: The Grand Temple of Time: Solomon Reveals Teaser Visual

September 18, 2020 1:10am CDT
General sales of the tickets will begin on October 10 & 17

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Live-Action Way of the Househusband Show Casts Kenichi Takito

posted on 2020-09-18 03:35 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Takito plays former yakuza thug turned crepe stand owner Shirakawa

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Deadline: Lee Isaac Chung to Direct Hollywood Remake of Makoto Shinkai’s your name.

posted on 2020-09-18 21:07 EDT by Alex Mateo
Minari director to rewrite film adaptation’s script based on Emily V. Gordon’s draft

Canceled Given Stage Play Adaptation Rescheduled for November 2021

September 19, 2020 12:10am CDT (7
All of the original staff members and performers are set to return

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New Sakura Wars Stage Play Unveils Main Cast Visuals in Photos and Web CM

September 19, 2020 1:10am CDT
Its two performances on November 23 will be also live-streamed on the web

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Netflix’s Live-Action Alice in Borderland Show’s Teaser Video Reveals December 10 Premiere

posted on 2020-09-19 02:41 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Show will debut in 190 countries worldwide simultaneously

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Anime Music Supergroup JAM Project to Get Big-Screen Documentary in 2021

September 19, 2020 5:05pm CDT
Teaser video from the official account gives a glimpse of what’s to come

JAM Project Group Gets Documentary Film in 2021

posted on 2020-09-20 22:32 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film follows band through 15 months beginning from 2019 anniversary concert

Live-Action Way of the Househusband Show Casts Naoto Takenaka, Izumi Inamori

posted on 2020-09-21 00:46 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Takenaka plays yakuza boss Kikujirō, Inamori plays his wife Hibari

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Yu Yu Hakusho Stage Play to Return in December 2020

September 21, 2020 1:10am CDT
All of the main cast members will reprise their roles

‘Cherry Magic! Thirty Years of Virginity Can Make You a Wizard?!’ Live-Action Show Reveals More Cast

posted on 2020-09-23 12:00 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Kōdai Asaka, Yūtarō, Takuya Kusakawa, Ryō Satō, Suzunosuke join cast

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Street footage from Hollywood movie “Tokyo Joe” shows post-war Shibuya colourised by AI 【Video】

2020-09-24T01:30:00Z
Originally used as the background for Humphrey Bogart’s close-up, these Japanese folks are now having their time in the spotlight.

2nd Touken Ranbu Musical’s New Version Canceled Due to COVID-19

posted on 2020-09-24 01:02 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Musical was scheduled to run in Tokyo, Fukuoka, Kyoto in September-November

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Live-Action Seiho Boys’ High School! Series Adds 4 More Cast Members

posted on 2020-09-24 06:48 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Hiyori Sakurada, Mizuki Kayashima both play “Erika” characters in series premiering on October 7

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NieR:Automata Gets New Stage Play With All-Female Cast in December

posted on 2020-09-24 11:42 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Staff return for Butai Shōjo YoRHa Ver1.1a play in Tokyo

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Variety: Sega’s Yakuza Game Franchise Gets Live-Action Film

posted on 2020-09-24 12:03 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
1212 Entertainment/Wild Sheep Content develop film with producers Erik Barmack, Roberto Grande, Joshua Long

The Promised Neverland Anime Cast Narrates Live-Action Film’s Teaser

posted on 2020-09-25 14:23 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Minami Hamabe, Jyo Kairi, Rihito Itagaki star in December 18 film